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Mayku FormBox - Desktop Vacuum Former (Certified)

Product SKU: FBA180112US

Available Stock:

One batch in stock awaiting certification end of March 2024.

Only's Mayku Formbox's are CSA Certified. We get all our units certified before making them available for sale.
Mayku Formbox: Bring Your Ideas To Life

A desktop-sized vacuum former great for packaging mockups, soap molds, chocolate molds, plaster molds, and other DIY projects.

Technical Specs

Size and Weight

  • Height - 315mm
  • Length (With Handles) - 466mm
  • Width - 274mm
  • Forming bed - 200mm x 200mm
  • Draw Depth - 130mm
  • Weight - 13kgs


  • The Unit ships with the North American 110V Model.
  • Temp range of the built-in heater is 160C - 340C.
  •'s Mayku Formbox's are CSA Certified.
All Mayku Vacuum Formers exclusively from Shop3D are certified in Canada by eSafe Ontario or QAI Laboratories and have a certification label affixed to the back of each unit. This label is accepted by all electrical regulatory authorities in Canada.
What's Included
  • Mayku FormBox Vacuum Former
  • 20 - 0.5mm Cast/Clear Sheets
  • 20 - 0.5mm Form Sheets
  • 3 Project Templates
  • Mayku two-year extended warranty
  • A Hose & Two Adaptors (for Vacuum) 


Compatible Materials

The Mayku FormBox works best with thermoplastic sheets of 0.25 - 1.5mm in thickness. Here are the technical terms: 

  • PETg (Commonly found in: Food safe molds) 
  • HIPS (Commonly found in: Disposable cups) 
  • ABS (The stuff lego is made from) 
  • Polystyrene (Commonly found in: Product packaging) 
  • Polycarbonate (Commonly found in: Drinks bottles) 
  • Polyethylene (Commonly found in: Sheet and foamed sheet) 
  • Acrylic PMMA (Commonly found in: Light up signs)

    Special Notes & Warnings

    Required:  Vacuum Cleaner that is lower than 2000 watts


    • The metal can get quite hot, so to keep you safe, the front and back top edges are lined next to the heater with two silicone strips. Heating elements can reach up to 340C, do not let children under age use without direct adult supervision. 
    • Supportive guide rails have been added on each side of the ceramic heater for safety in transit.
    • Prototype Speed

    Rapidly create product prototypes with high quality finishes to show your
    clients your vision, in real life.

    • 3D printing and FormBox

    Pioneer the future of desktop manufacturing. Partner the FormBox with
    your 3D printer to create professional batches of products from your

    • Small footprint, big power

    The FormBox gives you advanced manufacturing technology in a space
    no larger than a laptop, giving you and your business space you
    need to grow.  The ceramic heater has a range of 160c to 340c, 
    preparing your plastic to form whilst carefully placed fans keep the FormBox running cool.

    • Precision control

    Take control over your making with precise time and temperature
    settings - for consistent mold making, every time.

    • Making, made simple

    The FormBox has been meticulously designed to make a complex
    process as simple as possible, leaving you to focus on your ideas. It’s
    making, made simple. With a click-in tray and comfortable handle design, using the FormBox is as easy as possible.

    Formbox Illustration

    The Mayku FormBox puts the power of making in your hands. Attach a vacuum (sold separately) to act as a pump, it works with a world of materials and helps you to make your ideas real. Whether you’re crafting by hand or partnering with your 3D printer, the FormBox is your very own desktop production line.

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